A recent Massachusetts case confirms, again, that Court review of arbitration awards is begrudging and very limited.  Below is a  brief of  CONWAY v CLC BIO LLC 87 Mass App Ct 503 (2013) FACTS Employee disputed the amount of severance payments and claimed the company violated Massachusetts Wage Act . The employment agreement was subject… Read More

Massachusetts updated its rules for lawyers in March 2014.  How would such rules govern Project Counsel on an IPD project engaged to meld the parties without representing any one of them? I expect the “3rd Party Neutral” rules would, well… rule.  A lawyer in that role, would “assist 2 or more persons who are not… Read More